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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Minimum Payment

    by Paul Shona
    A heart-touching tale of families ravaged by rising personal debt and changes in the labour market due to rapidly growing automation, computer and digital technology on one hand, and international trade agreements facilitating out-sourcing of jobs from high to low-wage countries on the other. Readers who have been or currently impacted by too much of indebtedness and/or loss of job will readily identify with the main characters and how they coped with the resulting adversities.
  • Cross Country

    by Brian Herberger
    Having her father away in Vietnam wasn't easy for Bets, but she soon discovers having him back home comes with its own set of problems. When a letter from her friend Emmie arrives along with a ticket to the Woodstock Music Festival, Bets has a tough decision to make. Should she stick it out back home or leave her problems behind for a cross-country adventure? There's a lot happening in 1969, and figuring it all out is complicated. The people Bets encounters all have their own perspectives, ea... more
  • Looking to the Light

    by William A. Kofoed
    I am told that I am a philosophical poet. And I suppose that I am in that I want meaning in what I write. I want people to think and feel about m poems and the world Some how to me, this has become a trilogy of books. The first book of life lived, the second of being old and the third of looking to death. These are not over shadowing themes just thought that ran through my mind.
  • The Idol

    by Vadim Kucherenko
    “The Idol” play tells about representatives of a dangerous and romantic profession - mountain climbers. Who are they? Are they heroes haloed with fame or quite ordinary people of flesh and blood? This question is to be revealed by a journalist Cyrill Sumyatov which has to write a newspaper story about the brave conquerors of mountains. After successful climbing the forbidding Devil’s Fang peak the four mountaineers are having rest at a tourist camp. Cyrill Sumyatov and a careless tourist... more
  • Beyond The Glass Box: A Children's Book About Change

    by T.A. Whipp
    Gilly lives alone in her glass box, and that is how she likes it. Or so she thought until one day she is taken from her home. In a plastic bag she meets Merc, a grumpy, glass half empty fish. Together they wonder where this adventure will take them, what they will discover and what waits for them at the end of their journey.
  • The Scouts of St. Michael ON UNHOLY GROUND (working)

    by Dan Morales
    Book II of the Scouts of St. Michael series.
  • Solomon the Accountant

    by Edward M. Krauss

    Solomon the Accountant is the story of a young man who falls in love with Molly. He first meets her at the funeral of her husband, killed in an accident after less than a year of marriage. She is heartbroken and devastated, with a new love the last thing on her mind. Solomon’s effort gently, carefully to win Molly’s heart is the core of the novel.

    The story is set in a middle-class Jewish community in Toledo, Ohio, in 1950. References to television shows, automobiles, the pr... more

  • The Adventures of David and Kringer in Italy

    by Eddie R. Johnson, Jr.

    What happens when a young boy and his dog take the wrong plane and end up at the wrong destination? It turns out to be a great adventure.

  • Enerjettics: Your New Energy

    by Jeremy Gorman
    Man's outrageous energy demand is destroying the very atmosphere in which he lives. It is poisoning our oceans. If we continue on today's path, he will make the world uninhabitable in 100 years. We must change our energy resources and eliminate fossil fuels--the source of our profligate practices. Most of us don't know how to change our energy sources to the clean energy that assails us every day. The task in enormous, but there are 7 billion of us, and if we Do It Together (DIT) the task will n... more
  • Army of God

    by Dennis Bailey
    A plot by a rival to kill Noah and his family is thwarted by a beautiful young woman, who joins them as they flee the ancient Biblical city of Eden. A year later, the Lord reveals His plan to destroy the earth by flood and commands Noah to build an ark. Only the news is met with skepticism and opposition from members of his own family. Eventually, word of the ark reaches Eden, prompting the rival to send an army of five thousand men to destroy it. However, Noah has an army of his own. Acti... more
  • Outrageous: The Legend of Zesty Sundrops (First Printing)

    by William Mark

    OUTRAGEOUS: The Legend of Zesty Sundrops

    From criminal to war hero, Zesty’s transformation was unbelievable.

    Ernest Hemingway was so impressed, he wrote a book about Sundrops’s exploits: starting with him as a boy tracking down the butchers of his mother and father and hanging them, then leaving behind the role as a hired killer for the Dixie mob, joining the army in WWII and redeeming himself with super human acts of... more

  • Dreamin' in '89

    by TG Monahan

    It’s the summer of 1989. Batman owns the box office, Milli Vanilli rules the airwaves, stone-washed Cavariccis are all the rage…and Sebastian Riggs has bigger problems than being made to do the school bullies’ homework or winning the attention of the coolest girl in his class. The one thing in the world he desperately needs is the one thing he can’t seem to get: a vintage stunt radio-controlled airplane—the Dreamin’.

    Seb’s mission is clear: make enough money to buy the... more

  • The Scouts of St. Michael: Operation Archangel

    by Dan Morales
    Summer, 1940. England is being ravaged by war. Banned from their local boy scout troop for being orphans the six 11- through 16-year-old residents of St Michael's Home for Boys press on and form their own troop to do their bit for the home front. After performing a conspicuous act of bravery under fire they attract the attention of Boy Scouts founder Lord Robert Baden-Powell, Prime Minister Winston Churchill, even King George VI - as well as leaders of the newly formed branch of British Intel... more
  • Prince of Sorrows: A Fractured Shakespeare Series - Book One - Hamlet

    by D K Marley
    For fans of The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski and The Dead Father’s Club by Matt Haig (both based on Shakespeare's Hamlet), enjoy this fractured historical adaptation in modern English of the story of Amleth (Hamlet), the son of King Orwendel and Queen Gerutha of Jutland, spurred to revenge his father's death who died at the hands of his uncle Feng, while soothing his wounded soul in the arms of the angelic Lady Pernillia (Ophelia). While following the story of Shakespeare's play, ... more
  • Blood and Ink

    by D K Marley
    History shows Kit Marlowe died in a tavern brawl in Deptford in 1593, but did he? The year of his birth, 1563, England is torn apart by religious metamorphosis and espionage. The stages of England and bright intellectual boys are used to bolster Queen Elizabeth I's reign and propagate the rising Protestant faith. At the age of eight, Christopher Marlowe, the muse's darling, is sucked into the labyrinth of secret spy rings, blood, murder and betrayal, while his own ambitions as England's favori... more
  • The Gemstone Girls

    by Stef Kramer
    The story begins the summer of 1983 as plain, smart Erin Martin and her best friend, Josie Jones, prepare for high school in small town, Iowa. Erin is obsessed with fitting in – wanting to shed herself from her family’s gritty, blue collar reputation. Then turmoil strikes the community when a drug operation is uncovered. Josie’s father is arrested. Erin discovers an uncomfortable truth about her own family’s involvement. Being accepted into the popular social circle takes a backseat to the myste... more